LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aldridge Construction, a leading provider of heavy civil and electrical construction services nation-wide, has announced the acquisition of Magco Drilling Inc., a foundation contractor based in Azusa, California. With this acquisition, Aldridge adds capabilities to an already diverse portfolio including drilled shaft foundations, micropiles, anchors, displacement piles, grouting, earth retention and shoring. Along with expanded services, Aldridge acquired a diverse equipment fleet and most importantly, many skilled and focused people.
Magco Drilling has performed technical and challenging foundation projects in the Western U.S. for over 30 years. Formed by Mike Maggio, Magco has established crews and customers throughout California, Nevada and Arizona. Their performance in the commercial, civil and industrial markets demonstrates Magco's commitment to safety and quality. This, along with the many, tenured Magco employees, creates a skillset that gels well with Aldridge's strong culture of safety, quality and professionalism.
Ed Radford, Vice President of Aldridge states, "The addition of Magco will add further depth and breadth to an already significant portfolio of construction services. We are excited to welcome legacy Magco personnel to the Aldridge team."
Identified as one of the top 40 specialty contractors in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR), Aldridge works on complex projects across the country with a focus on heavy infrastructure, foundations and electrical systems. A privately held corporation established just outside of Chicago, Aldridge has delivered construction services for 65 years and is now well into its third generation of family management. Safety and quality consistently drive project execution and bring out the best in Aldridge personnel. As the company grows, passionate and creative people continue to be the key to success.
SOURCE Aldridge Electric, Inc.